How’s that hope and change working out – THE NEW FACE OF FOOD STAMPS: WORKING-AGE AMERICANS : “In a first, working-age people now make up the majority in U.S. households that rely on food stamps – a switch from a few years ago, when children and the elderly were the main recipients.”
Food stamp president: Enrollment up 70 percent under Obama : “Enrollment in the food stamp program — officially the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program — has soared by 70 percent in the years since President Obama first took office.
White House warns Obama will go around Congress : Absent legislative action, the White House is telling lawmakers that the president is ready to take unilateral action to close the gap between rich and poor Americans (take from those that work and succeed and give to those who refuse to work hard and make it on their own). The president is also looking at executive orders that can be enacted without Congress’ approval.”
Is Barack Obama an imperial president? : “During the 2008 campaign, he accused President George W. Bush of regularly circumventing Congress. Yet as president, Obama has grown increasingly bold in his own use of executive action.”
Homeland Security Secretary: Illegals Have ‘Earned Right to be Citizens’ : “Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said the approximately 11 million people who are in the country illegally have “earned the right to be citizens.” How’s that by breaking the law and being here illegally? Looks like a good start.
The Outstanding Public Debt as of 27 Jan 2014 $17,270,550,862,581.00 : “The estimated population of the United States is 317,523,268 so each citizen’s “share” of this debt is $54,391.45. The National Debt has continued to increase an average of $2.49 billion per day since September 30, 2012!”